WILSON’S LOCAL PRINT AND DIGITAL COMMUNITY INSTITUTION SINCE 1896
#WIDEAWAKEWILSON

Truck and tractor pull returns to Wilson: Here Aug. 2 and 3 at fairgrounds

The Wilson County Fair 300 Truck and Tractor Pull returns this month with 40 to 45 vehicles.
In the world of tractor pulling, a 300-foot track is called a “full pull.” That’s exactly what the Wilson County Fairgrounds offers drivers again this year during the Wilson County Fair 300 …

Event welcomes students to Barton

Wilson businesses often give out samples at the annual Welcome Back Barton.
Barton College will celebrate the return of students, faculty and staff by partnering with the Wilson Chamber of Commerce to host Welcome Back Barton on Aug. 19. The annual event invites the Wilson …
Wide Awake Wilson Supporters
WAWtix
Heard Around Town

Hear Matty Begs at Pup's on Aug. 17.

Live Music August 2019

FRIDAY, AUG. 2 Meredith Davis 7 to 9:30 p.m. 217 Brew Works 217 South St. Hear musician Meredith Davis; Rockin Robin’s is the night’s food truck. FRIDAY, AUG. 2 Eaglewing …

Filling out the Calendar

The August 1st Fridays on the Lawn will once again include the area's National Night Out event.

Monthly Planner August 2019

FRIDAY, AUG. 2 Complimentary Wine Tasting 5 to 7 p.m. Grapenuts Wine 3711-B Peppermill Drive Join host Brian Flye of Tryon Distributors for a complimentary wine tasting. FRIDAY, …